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How Healthcare Facilities Can Green Their Clean

Do you know what “quat binding” is? No, it isn’t the latest style of shapeware or the some new kind of leg exercise. Quats, short for quaternary compounds, are effective surface disinfectants commonly used to clean medical environments. While not a green product, quats are effective at germ killing. Improper use of quats, however, can ..

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Why Window Care is Essential

Interior and exterior window care is often overlooked but should be an important part of your office cleaning program. Smudges, streaks, fingerprints, dirt and salt can make a clean office look dirty. Regular window and glass cleaning will not only brighten the appearance of your office and boost your company’s image, but less window grime ..

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Complete Spring Cleaning Checklist for your Office

Do you see any flowers blooming yet? Is the snow melting? Chances are by now, or soon, depending on where you live, you are seeing first signs of spring. We couldn’t be happier that spring – and spring cleaning – are here. But spring cleaning isn’t only for your home or apartment, so here’s a ..

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Top Germ Hot Spots in Schools

Remember how germs and colds spread like wildfire back when you were in school? And not just among students but to the teachers and parents as well. Every business and office building is unique, but they all have germ hotspots where colds and flu like to hang out and spread. In no particular order, here’s ..

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Top 3 Cleaning Products And What They Have In Common

Commercial cleaning isn’t only about the appearance, it’s also about the right tools. With tons to choose from, it’s easy to get lost in the long list of things you need to keep your building clean. But, here’s a good starting point. Facility Cleaning Decisions Magazine polled facility managers about what cleaning supplies they consistently ..

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Preventing Slip and Falls

91 million workdays are lost due to slip and fall injuries each year. With all those slip and falls, about 90% happen when the person encounters a wet surface. That’s a huge number of accidents that could be prevented. Besides tip-toeing across the wet area (which doesn’t work, although it looks funny) here are some ..

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Floor care and cleaning during winter

In some regions of the country, winter already arrived earlier than usual. But as we all know by now, nature tends to surprise us every year. To avoid nasty surprises after the snow melts, here are a few important tips on carpet and floor care during the snowy, chilly months. Are you ready for floor ..

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Office Holidays We Think Should Exist

The holidays are here and so are holiday get togethers at the office. What would you like to celebrate? We’ve got a few ideas, so check out our special holiday list below to see what office holidays we think should exist in 2014 and beyond. Get CleanFeed articles straight in your inbox. Sign-up!..

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4 Steps to Dusting the Right Way

Some people cover nasty carpet stains with rugs or use air freshener to mask bad smells, but there’s no way to hide dust. It will eventually make itself known. Which is a good thing! Time to roll up your sleeves, put on some music and enjoy a little dusting. There’s a right way to dust, ..

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What’s Your Biggest Office Pet Peeve?

What’s the one thing that you wish wouldn’t happen at work? Is it the smelly bathroom, sick coworkers or messy office? Maybe it’s the loud talkers or messy refrigerator? Whatever it is, we want to know your biggest office pet peeve. Vote and find out what others picked. Get CleanFeed articles straight in your inbox. ..